Ezra Klein is 28-years-old and a well-read liberal opinion journalist. Perhaps you’ve heard of him (you’ve heard of him). Matt Welch’s profile of him in the Columbia Journalism Review explores his origin story and career path. Not a Ivy-to-Beltway graduation story, turns out. (“Instead of launching his career by leveraging connections to the established elite, he built his reputation by blogging loudly, and sharply, into the void.”) INSPIRATIONAL/ASPIRATIONAL.
Kayleen Schaefer at the Cut takes a look behind the DSLR to unveil the secret weapon of successful fashion bloggers everywhere: THE MEN.
Tips and tricks from a man who lives without money.
Plenty of people have very practical advice about how to get a job or break into an industry, but when I look back on work in my 20's, I see mostly dumb luck, good timing, and knowing the right people. Sharing how I've gotten work so far may not be helpful or encouraging, but it is true, and true is a good place to start from. Here is my no-bullshit job history: